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Mutianyu Great Wall, Beijing

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Must see · World heritage site · Great Wall · Hiking Trail
Exceptionally well preserved and rich in detail, Mutianyu Great Wall offers visitors an iconic view of China's symbolic World Heritage Site and one of the seven man-made wonders of the world. This segment of the wall was originally built in the 6th century CE during the Northern Qi dynasty and has remained unchanged since 1569. The section boasts many watchtowers and is surrounded by a dense forest, which makes for sweeping scenery. Access the wall by climbing the approximately 4,000 steps, riding the chairlift, or taking the gondola lift. To visit Mutianyu Great Wall on your trip to Beijing, use our Beijing trip itinerary maker.
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  • What an amazing time we had. Very easy to access and the service is great. We opted for the cable car and toboggan and couldn’t recommend it more. Once up, it’s just spectacular. Tough climb to the...  more »
  • We visited Mutianyu Great Wall in July 2019 (Sorry for the later review) - although the chairlift up was a little scary the views were incredible. We walked, stepped, climbed and sweated in a humid.....  more »

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